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Action/Adventure

Dominated by male bravado and heroism (and often a short attention span) the Action genre gets physical with conflict, while Adventure pursues the big quest…

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Sweet CountrySweet Country (2017)
Dir. Warwick Thornton
Feat. Hamilton Morris, Sam Neill, Bryan Brown
A sparse and beautifully shot film from the director of SAMSON AND DELILAH, telling a profound morality tale of almost biblical proportions, and putting a new, racially charged and uniquely Australian spin on a classic Western tale.
Black PantherBlack Panther (2018)
Dir. Ryan Coogler
Feat. Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o
Another massive hit, and considered one of the best of the eighteen films in the Marvel Comic Universe, and the first to feature a predominantly black cast. Chadwick Boseman as the character of T'Challa fleshes out his supporting role in CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR when he returns home as the King of…
Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleJumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Dir. Jake Kasdan
Feat. Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart
Reboot of the beloved 90's adventure, with four high school kids discovering an old video game console that transforms them into the avatars they chose to play the game with. Sadly (for us!), it's targeted more for younger viewers than nostalgic adults.
Robin HoodRobin Hood (2010)
Dir. Ridley Scott
Feat. Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Max von Sydow
Reuniting GLADIATOR director Ridley Scott with star Russell Crowe, this brawnier, grittier update of the Sherwood forest legend surveys the origins of the famed archer and his merry posse.
BeowulfBeowulf (2007)
Dir. Robert Zemeckis
Feat. Angelina Jolie, Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins
Originally earmarked for 3D IMAX cinemas, this groundbreaking animation brings to screen the Old English epic of hero Beowulf (Winstone) and his quest to defeat the flesh-eating, foul-looking, Danish fun-hating monster Grendel and his fiercely protective witchy woman of a mother (Jolie, in anachronistic yet…
6 Days6 Days (2017)
Dir. Toa Fraser
Feat. Jamie Bell, Mark Strong, Abbie Cornish
Kiwi filmmaker Toa Fraser helms this hostage thriller that faithfully recreates the siege of the Iranian Embassy in London, 1980.
DunkirkDunkirk (2017)
Dir. Christopher Nolan
Feat. Fionn Whitehead, Jack Lowden, Barry Keoghan
Christopher Nolan's grandiose staging of the famous evacuation of the French port of Dunkirk in May 1940 is a departure from the fantasy pictures the director is known for, but remains a stylistic, conceptual exercise that depicts events from three perspectives: land, sea, and air over three time…